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Saturday 28 December 1996

It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Miyu Yoshimoto . In that special week of December people in US were listening to Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton. Scream, directed by Wes Craven, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1996 while Desperation by Stephen King was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching It'll Never Work. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Freddi Fish 2: The Case of the Haunted Schoolhouse or Flying Corps.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Old Newspapers

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Scream

Directed by: Wes Craven

Starring: Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette

Country: United States

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Mars Attacks!

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Pierce Brosnan, Sarah Jessica Parker

Country: United States

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Jerry Maguire

Directed by: Cameron Crowe

Starring: Tom Cruise, Cuba Gooding Jr., Rene Zellweger

Country: United States

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Daylight

Directed by: Rob Cohen

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Amy Brenneman, Viggo Mortensen

Country: United States

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Star Trek: First Contact

Directed by: Jonathan Frakes

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spiner

Country: United States

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What the sky looked like on 28 December 1996

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Bingo & Molly

Written by: Tom Broadbridge, Alice Donenfeld, Robin Goodrow, Parker Page

Starring: Robin Goodrow, Frank Italiano, Larissa Matheson, Rachel More

Country: United States

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Coltrane's Planes and Automobiles

Starring: Robbie Coltrane

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Really Wild Animals

Starring: Dudley Moore, Billy West

Country: United States

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Pop-Up Video

Country: United States

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Two Fat Ladies

Starring: Clarissa Dickson Wright, Jennifer Paterson

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 28 December 1996 ?

Holidays:
  • The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
  • Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
Famous Birthdays:
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Magazine Covers

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Sport Games on 28 December 1996

NBA
American Basketball
  • Atlanta Hawks - Washington Bullets : 86 - 97
  • Boston Celtics - Sacramento Kings : 96 - 126
  • Charlotte Hornets - Detroit Pistons : 75 - 97
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - Chicago Bulls : 97 - 102
See all Basketball game results of 28 December 1996
NFL
American Football
  • Jacksonville Jaguars - Buffalo Bills : 30 - 27
  • Minnesota Vikings - Dallas Cowboys : 15 - 40
See all American Football game results of 28 December 1996
Division 1
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Barnsley - Man City : 2 - 0
  • Bolton - Southend : 3 - 1
  • Charlton - Wolves : 0 - 0
  • Dundee - East Fife : 6 - 0
See all Football game results of 28 December 1996
Division 2
Football (United Kingdom)
  • Burnley - Gillingham : 5 - 1
  • Crewe - Bournemouth : 2 - 0
  • Preston - Bristol City : 0 - 2
  • Rotherham - Bury : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of 28 December 1996

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1996 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. I Believe I Can Fly (From "Space Jam") - R. Kelly
  2. Toni Braxton - Un-Break My Heart
  3. Nobody - Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage
  4. En Vogue - Don't Let Go (Love)
  5. Ginuwine - Pony
  6. I Believe In You And Me (From "The Preacher's Wife") - Whitney Houston
  7. Mint Condition - What Kind Of Man Would I Be
  8. No Diggity - BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre)
  9. No Time - Lil' Kim Featuring Puff Daddy
  10. New Edition - You Don't Have To Worry/I'm Still In Love With You
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. Trapecista - Enrique Iglesias
  2. Asi Como Te Conoci - Marco Antonio Solis
  3. No Pude Enamorarme Mas - Los Tigres del Norte
  4. Palomita Blanca - Michael Salgado
  5. El Principe - Limite
  6. Siempre Hace Frio - Selena
  7. Ni Como Amigos - Los Mismos
  8. Amanda Miguel - Amame Una Vez Mas
  9. Ya No Te Creo Nada - Ana Barbara
  10. Como Es Posible Que A Mi Lado - Luis Miguel

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Desperation

By: Stephen King

Stephen King’s #1 national bestseller about a little mining town, Desperation, that many will enter on their way to somewhere else. But getting out is not easy as it would seem…"I see holes like eyes.

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Song of Solomon

By: Toni Morrison

Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight. For the rest of his life he, too, will be trying to fly.

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The Third Twin

By: Ken Follett

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERUsing a restricted FBI database, genetic researcher Jeanie Ferrami has located identical twins born to different mothers. Frightened by her bizarre discovery, she is determined to discover the truth at any cost—until she finds herself at the ...

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Everyone Is Entitled To My Opinion

By: David Brinkley

Make it easy on yourself - read David Brinkley in Large Print!* All Random House Large Print Editions are published in a 16-point typefaceNo matter how seriously we take our politics,

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Freddi Fish 2: The Case of the Haunted Schoolhouse

Platform: Macintosh Windows Linux Steam Android iOS

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Humongous Entertainment

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Flying Corps

Platform: PC (DOS and Windows

Genre: World War I flight simulator

Publisher: Empire Interactive

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Air Gallet

Air Gallet

Platform: Arcade game

Genre: Shooter

Publisher: Banpresto

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Midway presents Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 1

Platform: PlayStation Sega Saturn Super Nintendo

Genre: Compilation (various)

Publisher: Midway Games

Chaos Seed

Chaos Seed

Platform: Super Famicom[1] Sega Saturn

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: Taito


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